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Talking Biz News Today — Nov 9, 2020

November 9, 2020

Posted by Irina Slav

Some of Monday’s top business news stories:

Associated Press

Pent-up global wish list of hopes, demands awaits Biden, by John Leicester, Jill Lawless, Jamey Keaten

Profit jumps 82% at Buffett’s firm but virus hurts business, by Josh Funk


Feds seize $1 billion in bitcoins they say were stolen from Silk Road, by Chris Isidore

Virgin Hyperloop completes first test with actual passengers, by Matt McFarland 

The Wall Street Journal

Restaurants Defend Dining Rooms as Covid-19 Spreads, by Heather Haddon

Evidence of PPP Fraud Mounts, Officials Say, by Ryan Tracy


Automakers use virtual reality to cut the development time for vehicles like the Hummer EV, by Michael Wayland

America’s iconic retailers fight for survival as pandemic rages on, by Lauren Thomas


Julius Baer to pay nearly $80 million in FIFA corruption case

Amazon expands in Brazil, riding e-commerce boom set off by COVID-19 distancing, by Aluisio Alves

News about business journalism

Bloomberg launching streaming TV channel on Monday

Biz media win case against SBA to release PPP loan details

Dow Jones sees 8% increase in circulation and subscription revenue

How the WSJ has attracted young readers

Reporter Harris, covering digital culture, departs Insider

Stein joining Dow Jones as reporter

Business Insider associate editor Bose on journalism’s pitfalls and her advice

Euromoney editor Horwood leaving for OMFIF

Washington Post hires Fowers as graphics reporter focused on economics

Digital Trends reviews editor Smith departs

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